brust

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *brusts, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰrews- (to swell, blow, inflate). Cognate with Gothic 𐌱𐍂𐌿𐍃𐍄𐍃 (brusts).

Noun[edit]

brust f

  1. breast, chest

Descendants[edit]


Vilamovian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German brust, from Proto-Germanic *brusts, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰrews- (to swell, blow, inflate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

brūst f (plural brysta) (diminutive brystła)

  1. (anatomy) breast; the fleshy organs on the chest of a sexually mature human female
  2. (anatomy) chest, thorax; the portion of the body from the base of the neck to the top of the abdomen
  3. bosom